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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 361 people named Purdin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Purdin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 404 people named Purdin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 53 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,060
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,060
  • The average annual income was $928
  • 3% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Purdin families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 3 was born in foreign country
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio